Speech Backend Software Engineer (m/f)

Reference: MB078

Do you have the drive to create something new? Do you want to be the engine for new ideas and innovations, drive plans and projects and put them on the road? Do you want to work in a small team and take advantage of the start-up atmosphere at a premium automobile manufacturer with a creative and self-structured environment in Berlin? Then join us!

We are looking for a passionate Software Engineer with a pioneering spirit. You will be part of an agile team that is working on the technical foundation and continuous improvement of the MBUX Speech Platform. You will be helping to drive the project forward and taking ownership of the technical direction the team chooses. Helping to create structure and an outline with a clear horizon to work towards.


  • Development of complex, sophisticated and high-quality backend architectures and APIs
  • Implementation, integration, testing, and release of the developed scopes
  • Create and maintain documentation for your projects
  • Coordination of technical software implementation with internal and external development partners
  • Improvement of your own competencies, as well as the existing processes and team development methods
  • Participating fully in the development process through the entire software lifecycle
  • Facilitate good technical designs and solutions based on modern software development patterns and practices.
  • Support and mentor junior colleagues in the Team




  • Degree in computer science, information technology, communication technology, or a comparable qualification


  • 6+ years of backend application development experience on productive systems
  • Practical experience in agile software development (e.g. Scrum, Kanban, etc.)
  • Several years of hands-on experience in at least one of the following languages (Java/Kotlin, Python,
  • Golang, Node.js)
  • Familiarity with CI tools and test automation (e.g. Jenkins, Travis, Nexus, SonarQube, Selenium, etc.)

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of Java frameworks such as Spring or Hibernate and Java build tools such as Gradle and Maven
  • Previous experience in Speech / Voice technology, a plus but not mandetory

Personal Skills:

  • Proficiency in problem solving and troubleshooting technical issues
  • Excellent organizational, time management, prioritization
  • Agile mindset
  • Personal initiative, commitment, and resilience
  • Well-developed communication and teamwork skills, able to give open and constructive feedback

Language Skills:

  • Proficiency in English; German proficiency is a plus

What we offer:

  • A fast growing startup-like environment, backed by a large german enterprise
  • A brand new and modern open office
  • A chance to work on a new generation of Infotainment Systems, which will power millions of cars
  • Flexible working hours
  • A commitment that we will always strive to create a first class developer experience and to empower everyone in the company
  • An open feedback culture
  • Transportation and health benefits, discounts on cars, free coffee and fruit


We look forward to receiving your complete application, including CV (in English or German) and relevant references with the following information:

  • Job title and reference number
  • Salary expectations
  • Earliest start date